When it comes to personal finances, Americans are changing who they’re turning to for advice.
About 26% of Americans say their most trusted source for financial advice this year is a financial advisor, according to a recent survey conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of Northwestern Mutual. The survey includes responses from over 2,300 individuals.
That’s a change from last year, when 30% said their most trusted source for financial advice was themselves. This year, only 20% say that they trust themselves the most.
After professionals and themselves, the most common people Americans trust for financial advice are their